The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank 55 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.04% 0.24% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.28% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £36,000 £38,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +38.18%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Manual Testing
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
406 362 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 84.58% 86.60% 83.21%
Number of salaries quoted 339 299 324
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Manual Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Manual Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
2 5 (83.33%) ISEB
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) OOP
3 4 (66.67%) Sun
3 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile Games
3 4 (66.67%) Games
3 4 (66.67%) Android
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Selenium
3 4 (66.67%) Online Games
3 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Coaching
3 4 (66.67%) Appium
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile First
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Appium
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer in Test
1 4 (66.67%) QA Automation Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) QA Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) QA Test Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (16.67%) QA Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile Games
1 4 (66.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Android
1 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Coaching
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (66.67%) Functional Testing
3 4 (66.67%) High Availability
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile First
3 4 (66.67%) OOP
3 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) ISEB
1 5 (83.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Sun